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Warning over fake BT ‘WannaCry ransomware’ email

Fraudsters are using the recent WannaCry ransomware attack as a way to get people to click links in a BT-branded phishing email.

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This week's Reader Picture, courtesy of Ryan Redfern. FKLvIQs6W_Iu3Ey-rI_z

READER PICTURE: Summertime edging ever closer

This picture from last summer was shared with The Standard recently by Ryan Redfern.

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Hertfordshire Police is appealing for any witnesses to come forward with information

Arrest made after man is injured in daylight robbery in Skegness town centre

A man has been arrested in connection with an attempted robbery in Skegness.

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Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge launches Children’s Hospice Week

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge has recorded a video message to celebrate and mark the beginning of Children’s Hospice Week.

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Pictured at a beach clean held in Skegness are Rev David Middleton
Judi Gaskelle, Paul Kenny Labour candidate for Skegness and Boston, Phil Gaskell member CAFA Winthorpe, Ryan Perkins Winthorpe SPA, Ryan Perkins Winthorpe SPA, and Tony Perkins Winthorpe SPA, 
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Labour candidate for Boston and Skegness attends beach clean in memory of Joe Cox

Labour’s candidate for Boston and Skegness in the General Election showed his support for a beach clean held in memory of murdered MP Joe Cox by taking part in the event.

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Who should I vote for?

Who should I vote for?

With less than two weeks until the General Election it’s about time you decided you will get your vote.

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Lincolnshire set to enjoy highest temperatures since last September

Lincolnshire set to enjoy highest temperatures since last September

Britons should be able to bask in the hottest temperatures since September when a wave of warm air moves across the country in the coming days, forecasters have predicted.

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Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue. ANL-170314-125018001

Firefighters deal with two false alarms in less than hour in Skegness area

Firefighters in the Skegness area were called to two false alarms in less than an hour that were caused by cooking fumes.

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Experts warn of an upcoming ‘bumper season’ for insects over the summer

Experts warn of an upcoming ‘bumper season’ for insects over the summer

Hordes of pesky visitors could be invading homes this summer as freak weather conditions will mean a bumper season - for INSECTS, experts say.

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Scene from the fun day, pictured (from left) Alycia Dickinson, nine, Ellie Mitchell, 19, and Kimberley Ellis, 12.

Charity fun day at Highwayman in Skegness raises £424

More than £400 has been raised for Cancer Research UK through a fun day in Skegness.

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Members of the Spilsby Young Farmers Club.

Spilsby Young Farmers celebrate successful year

A Spilsby club has toasted a successful year with an annual dinner and dance.

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The Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance. Picture supplied by Lincolnshire County Council.

Skegness family to host music night for air ambulance

A Skegness family are to hold a themed music night in the resort to raise funds for a life-saving charity which came to their aid last year.

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‘Our homes are shaking - help us’: Plea from homeowners on Skegness coast

Homes that are said to ‘shake’ along the Skegness coast are driving residents mad - but there is no sign of a solution in the short-term.

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M&S ‘cock-up’ as veggie recipe contains chicken

M&S ‘cock-up’ as veggie recipe contains chicken

Marks and Spencer has upset thousands of its veggie customers by celebrating National Vegetarian Week with a link to recipes - including CHICKEN.

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Allotments are available for anyone who fancies growing their own in  Skegness. ANL-170519-185621001

Chance to grow your own in Skegness

Residents who would like to grow their own fruit and vegetables are being invited to do so on an allotment.

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Operation California sending a clear message drugs are not welcome in Skegness and Ingoldmells. ANL-170519-170506001

‘Drugs not welcome in Skegness’: Special operation sends out clear message

Police are continuing to send out a strong message that drugs are not welcome in Skegness.

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Nudge, who is approaching his fifth birthday, is pictured with a staff member. EMN-171205-165017001

Skegness aquarium shark is looking for love

A Skegness resident is celebrating a very special birthday – meaning he can look to find a mate.

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St Marys Church, Winthorpe, 10 years ago.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Bishop opens hospitality facilities at Winthorpe

Bishop John Saxbee opened the new hospitality facilities at St Mary’s Church, Winthorpe, 10 years ago.

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Ballot box.

GENERAL ELECTION: Boston and Skegness candidates talk Brexit

Ahead of the election on June 8 we are asking each candidate – in 150 of their own words – to explain their stance on the major topics which affect your everyday lives. - this week, Brexit.

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